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Betty Jane Precord

Submitted by on April 22, 2015 – 5:58 pmNo Comment

Betty Jane Precord age 85, of Alpena passed away peacefully on Tuesday April 21, 2015 at the Alpena Regional Medical Center.

Betty was born on July 1, 1929 in Alpena, Michigan to the late Michael and Mary (Montie) Precord. She worked for Push Em’ Up Tony’s as a waitress, Alpena Hotel and Acme Laundry Service. Betty was a faithfully true member of the St. Bernard Catholic Church. She loved and cared for all of her family, and raised her late nephew Thomas Romero. Betty was a great Aunt, mentor, and loving babysitter to her nieces and nephews. She enjoyed being involved with the family functions and the special memories that were made with them. Betty spent her spare time enjoying her crafts, ceramics, and was understood to be the Detroit Red Wings number one Michigan fan.

She is survived by her two sisters, Lillian Carpenter (Sherwood) of Alpena, Norma Sobeck of Alpena, and her brother Eugene Precord of Alpena. Along with several nieces and nephews, also a great number of great-great nieces and nephews.

Betty is preceded in death by eight brothers: Julius, John, Leonard, Victor, Ralph, Walter, Anthony, and Phil. Three sisters: Viola Romero, Celia Bellmore, and Genevieve Lucier. Her nephew Thomas Romero and s everal other nieces and nephews as well.

Family and friends will gather for visitation on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at St. John the Baptist Church from 10 am until the time of the Mass of Christian Burial beginning at 12 noon at St. John the Baptist Church with Rev. Fr. James Fitzpatrick officiating.

Interment will be at the Holy Cross Cemetery

Memorials may be made to the charity of friends choice in memory of Betty.

Arrangements are being handled through the Karpus-Hunter Funeral Home.